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Sometimes it’s hard to look at a list of unfamiliar film festival movies and pick out the ones to put on your must-watch list for when they arrive in theaters at a later date. While attending this year’s Sundance Film Festival, I sat down with AMC Independent’s Amirose Eisenbach and Alicia Malone to discuss a whole bunch of the movies we watched over… Continue reading Watch: The Sundance Film Festival Movies You Should Put on Your Radar

The 2015 Sundance Film Festival is currently underway in Park City, Utah, where some of the year’s most talked-about independent films are screening for the first time. Here’s our rundown of what everyone’s talking about so far.

The Movie Everyone’s Talking About

Dope

So Tell Me: The best way to describe Dope is to envision a mash-up of ’90s “hood”… Continue reading See What Everyone's Talking About at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival

When it comes to the world of independent film, all roads lead to Sundance. Not only does the Utah-based film festival kick-start the year in indie cinema, but it’s also now a breeding ground for Oscar movies. Last year’s Boyhood and Whiplash both premiered at Sundance, and have since gone on to receive multiple Oscar nominations including Best Picture. They join other recent films like Beasts of the

As we inch ever so closer to the end of 2014, our movie-lovin’ minds begin looking ahead at 2015. Many of next year’s critically acclaimed, awards worthy movies will debut at the Sundance Film Festival in January, and now that the festival has released their entire slate — including, most notably, their competition, midnight, and premieres lineups — we’re getting a nice eyeful… Continue reading 2015 Sundance Film Festival: See the Indie Movies Everyone Will Be Talking About Next Year




fantastic fest 2014 movie reviewsEvery year in Austin, Texas, the Alamo Drafthouse holds Fantastic Fest, a celebration of all things wild, weird, and wonderful in worldwide genre cinema. Most of these movies feature one or more of the following: animal cruelty, full-frontal nudity, fountains of blood and some kind of weird Japanese business. (If it’s missing one or more of these elements, then… Continue reading Fantastic Fest 2014: Ranking All the Movies We Saw at This Year's Festival